Blaenau Gwent


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Blaenau Gwent

a county borough of SE Wales, created in 1996 from NW Gwent. Administrative centre: Ebbw Vale. Pop.: 68 900 (2003 est.). Area: 109 sq. km (42 sq. miles)
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Following last weeks announcement, the Economy Secretary and the Lifelong Learning Minister, who Chairs the Valleys Taskforce, met representatives of Blaenau Gwent Council and the Chair of the Ebbw Vale Enterprise Zone Board to begin discussions on the plans.
com/onelifeasg/ Entry forms for this year's Blaenau Gwent in Bloom competition can be obtained by emailing aileen.
Delegates at the event, organised by Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council and Play Wales, will explore how to make the county a more play-friendly county.
Blaenau Gwent council told residents to keep their windows and doors closed.
The crash happened on the eastbound carriageway between Brynmawr, Blaenau Gwent and Gilwern, Monmouthshire at about 11am.
Bill Rumble, Mark Group commercial director said: There is a huge job to be done in Blaenau Gwent and we welcome the opportunity to partner with the Welsh Assembly Government, Blaenau Gwent Council, EDF Energy and Tai Calon, in delivering home energy improvements.
These dismal figures show that more people in Blaenau Gwent were on hair and beauty, hospitality and retail and customer service apprenticeships, which are important, but manufacturing upskilling has been sadly lacking.
Blaenau Gwent Remembers was launched by Alun Davies AM in 2014 to document the history of the Great War and its impact on the borough.
Blaenau Gwent is a shambles - two more councillors quit the party last week alone.
In Blaenau Gwent the number of jobs has slumped by 7.
South Wales East AM Mohammad Asghar said the record of areas in Blaenau Gwent were "among the worst in the world" and accused the Welsh Government of making "this part of the world like the third world - like eastern European countries".